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Senate Asks FG To Pay Entitlements Due To Abiola, Kingibe

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BREAKING: Senate Asks INEC To Announce June 12, 1993 Election Results

A file photo of Late MKO Abiola   The Senate has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare the results of the June 12, 1993 presidential election. The lawmakers made the demand on Thursday during plenary at the

Senate To Probe Amnesty International’s Rape, Rights Abuse Allegations Against Military

File photo   The Senate has set up an investigation into the alleged treatment of women in IDP camps by Nigerian soldiers in the Northeast. The Senate has asked the Ad Hoc Committee which will be headed by the Chairman Senate

Why We Didn’t Reduce Age Qualification for Senate, Governor – Ekweremadu

File photo: Senator Ike Ekweremadu   The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has explained why the National Assembly did not reduce the age limit for aspirants vying for governorship and presidency. In a statement by his Special Adviser (Media) to

Killings: NSA Briefs Senate Behind Closed Doors

File photo   The National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) on Thursday met with the Senate behind closed doors. Mr Monguno briefed the lawmakers at the Upper House of the National Assembly, on the spate of killings

Juvenile offenders: Senate summons Prisons Controller-General

The Senate on Wednesday summoned the Controller-General of Nigerian Prison Service, Mr. Ja’afaru Ahmed, to appear before its Committee on Interior to explain why underage offenders and infants should be confined with adults in the prisons. The upper chamber also

Senate Sets Up Committee To Investigate OAU ‘Sex Scandal’

File photo of the entrance to the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) campus in Ile Ife, Osun State.   The Senate on Wednesday ordered for an investigation to be conducted into the case of alleged sexual harassment at the Obafemi Awolowo

Jega’s Comments ‘Far From The Truth’, Senate Reacts To Bribery Allegations

  The Senate has criticised a former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega, over his comments on the budget passage by the National Assembly. Professor Jega had reportedly accused the lawmakers of being notorious for

Senate To Invite Prisons Boss Over Detention Of Underage Offenders

File Photo   The Senate has directed its Committee on Interior to invite the Comptroller-General of Prisons with a mandate to investigate the confinement of underage offenders and infants with adults in the nation’s prison facilities. The lawmakers gave the

Senate Meets With JOHESU, Pledges To Ensure Strike Is called Off

  The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate and the National Assembly, would ensure that the right thing is done to end the strike embarked upon by the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU). He said it

Buhari Writes Senate, Seeks Confirmation Of Ex-IGP Smith As PSC Chairman

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Senate Holds Closed-Door Meeting With Service Chiefs Over Killings

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Police Reply Senate Again, Fault Lawmakers’ Motive For Inviting IGP

A photo combination of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and IGP Ibrahim Idris.   The police have again defended the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, and faulted the Senate’s motive for inviting him. Force Public Relations Officer,

Senate To Appeal Court Ruling On Omo-Agege’s Suspension

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege   The Senate on Thursday said it will appeal the ruling of the Federal High Court which nullified the suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, the lawmaker representing the Delta Central senatorial district. The Upper Chamber revealed this